Knightstown Elementary School

  • Knightstown Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

School Overview

  • Knightstown Elementary School's student population of 348 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Knightstown Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Knightstown Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#435 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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White
95%
69%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Knightstown Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.100.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameC A Beard Memorial Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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